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Arthur BEAVEN

Regimental number4429
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Parramatta, and Granville Technical College, NSW
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelephone mechanic
AddressClifford Street, Parramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, A J Beaven, Clifford Street, Parramatta, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date10 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 July 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname Beavan
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death27 July 1916
Age at death22.3
Family/military connectionsCousins: 436 Corporal Herbert Thomas SINCLAIR, 9th Bn, killed in action, 24 September 1915; Pte S MACPHERSON, killed in action, France; 1785 Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant Ernest Joseph TIDMARSH DCM, 17th Bn, died of disease, 10 November 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsWOUNDED CHALK GULLY. DIED 44 CCS, FRANCE

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